Southampton County, Virginia
Start: May 20 at 9:05 PM EST
End: May 22 at 9:05 AM EST
950 PM EDT Sun May 20 2018
The Flood Warning continues for
The Meherrin River At Emporia
* until Tuesday morning...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 08:30 PM Sunday the stage was 24.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Flood stage is 23.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 24.6 feet by
tomorrow morning. The river will fall below flood stage Tuesday
* At 25.0 feet...Homes on Center St between Cleveland Ave and Monroe
St are inundated. Homes along Meherrin Park Rd begin to flood and
the ball fields in the EGRA park are flooded.
This river level is comparable to a previous crest of 23.4 feet on
Dec 26 2015.
LAT...LON 3659 7739 3664 7748 3666 7757 3674 7756
3671 7746 3661 7732